Funny Video Shows How Real Moms Clean The House

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A pristine home is tough enough to maintain without kids. But with a baby or toddler in the house, it's impossible, right? Not according to Michelle Villemaire of Home Made Mimi. As TLC's resident DIY-er, Villemaire knows a thing or two about tackling tough projects. And in a new video, she hilariously outlines the... Read more

5 Tips to Turn Your House Into a Home Without the Heavy Pricetag!

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There's nothing harder than making a house a home. Seriously -- how do you even do it? Where do you even get started? Sure, you can paint your walls and add carpets and accent with personal touches, but nothing makes a house feel more like a home than by keeping it cozy. What's not a to... Read more

9 Home Products You Should Never (Ever!) Clean Without

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Picture this: you're standing in the cleaning aisle of your local grocery store, eying down all 886 cleaning products that line the shelves and asking yourself What the heck did I need again? And then you're also thinking, Isn't there anything I can use at home to clean up with spending all this cash? We know,... Read more

Secrets to Getting Organized — Straight From the Experts!

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There's no simple way to get organized when you're staring down a room filled with clutter. Between prepping for baby, being pregnant and welcoming baby -- you've got no shortage of extra supplies (or boxes!). The problem in front of you? Where to start. Since you're about to tackle the task of the century, we... Read more

A Must Have Chic and Cheap Organizational Trick Every Mom Needs

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I'll be the first one to say it: There's a lot of clutter hanging out in my drawers. From stray pens and Post-it's to tape and paper clips, it's a mess in there. Every so often I think of a system to keep me organized, but I always revert back to my old (bad) habits.... Read more

Give Your Home a Luxury Makeover for Less Than $50!

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Maybe you're nesting, maybe you're getting your home ready for baby, or maybe you're already enjoying life at home with your little one. Whatever your reason, we know that spending all that extra time inside has got you thinking one thing: Decor! Instead of harping on all of the things you can't change about your... Read more

Clean Your Home in Under 30 Minutes With This No-Fuss Guide!

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Moms (and mamas-to-be!) we know that cleaning isn't exactly high on your priority list these days, what with a baby (or baby-on-board) to take care of, your partner to spend time with, a job to be on time for, pets and family members to look after and the rest of life's crazy needs to be... Read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: DIY, Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products

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After having a baby, lots of moms become extra mindful of chemicals in many cleaning products. Luckily, it’s easy (and inexpensive!) to keep baby’s clothes, toys and your home germ-free by making your own cleaning products. These eco-friendly ideas are from the moms on The Eco-Friendly Family message board. The best... Read more